New York vs Tampa Bay Game Final 6-4 - Hiroki Kuroda Earns Win
|New York vs Tampa Bay Game Final 6-4 - Hiroki Kuroda Earns Win|
Tampa Bay dropped a 6-4 decision at Tropicana Field on Wednesday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Hiroki Kuroda.
New York won as a +102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 6 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Russell Martin in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Matt Moore worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Evan Longoria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 8.
The game was closed out by Rafael Soriano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Baltimore. Tampa Bay will aim to get back on the winning track vs Texas.